Lifestyle, Updates

Life Reflection

I’m 26 years old and I finally feel like I’m finally figuring out basic life skills. It’s actually really embarrassing. I realized it when I was writing a piece about how hard it was to keep writing even though you didn't feel creative. That's just life sometimes though, isn't it? Going into work every day… Continue reading Life Reflection

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Mental Health, Tips, Tricks, and Advice

How to Be Kinder to Yourself

Do you notice how mean and critical we can be to ourselves? When other people make a mistake I am much more understanding and patient with them than I am with myself when I make a mistake. Having some self compassion is a really important part of self-care and, in my opinion, it can get… Continue reading How to Be Kinder to Yourself

Mental Health, Tips, Tricks, and Advice

The Benefits of a Daily Routine

If you're a parent, I'm sure you know that a routine is really good for your baby. It's a lot easier to plan out your day if you now little one is going to be hungry or sleepy around a certain time. Were you aware that structuring a routine for your day will also benefit… Continue reading The Benefits of a Daily Routine

Health, Mental Health, Parenting, Postpartum and Beyond

Not Mine

Last week I had a difficult thought. My body is not my own. I wake up every day and I get my daughter dressed and ready for the day. I feed her, clean the house, and play with her. Generally I'm cleaning while holding her or trying to keep her busy. I hold her until… Continue reading Not Mine